Chaga Mushroom Extract
What Is Chaga Mushroom Extract (Inonotus obliquus)?
Chaga mushroom extract (Inonotus obliquus) comes from a parasitic fungus that grows predominately on birch trees. It is most commonly found in the circumboreal region. Chaga mushroom has an irregular dark appearance that resembles a lumpy piece of burnt charcoal. They are toxic if eaten raw due to their high level of oxalates, but extraction methods make it possible to make teas from Chaga mushroom. It has been used as a tea for centuries in Russia and Europe for its many health benefits.
Chaga Mushroom Extract (Inonotus obliquus) Benefits
Commonly taken as a PSK supplement, Chaga mushroom extract (Inonotus obliquus) has many health benefits. It can help support skin health, fortify the immune system, and benefit digestion.† It contains antioxidants and may benefit the joints.† Chaga mushroom extract may also help boost athletic endurance.†
- Supports healthy skin†
- Benefits the joints†
- Supports healthy digestion†
- Fortifies the immune system†
- May help boost athletic endurance†